Wednesday, October 6, 2010 | 10:00 AM
The suicide of a Rutgers freshman is raising new questions about privacy, hate crimes, and the Web. We look at what’s a crime and what’s the right punishment.
Tuesday, August 17, 2010 | 10:00 AM
An alarming new study says spending on state Supreme Court election campaigns has more than doubled in the past decade. We ask if American justice is for sale.
Monday, August 9, 2010 | 10:00 AM
The birthright citizenship controversy and the burning question of whether children of illegal immigrants should be given citizenship if they are born in the United States.
Monday, August 2, 2010 | 10:00 AM
The legal road ahead for Arizona’s immigration law. We look at the appeals and the arguments to come.
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 | 11:00 AM
“To Kill a Mockingbird” turns 50. We bring back Atticus, Scout and Boo Radley in Harper Lee’s great novel of race and justice.
Tuesday, March 23, 2010 | 10:00 AM
States’ rights and the pushback against Washington. Americans are resisting federal powers, and not only on the right.
Thursday, January 21, 2010 | 10:00 AM
Patenting human genes. We’ll hear the debate around a legal challenge to the idea of human genes as intellectual property.
Monday, November 16, 2009 | 10:00 AM
Alleged 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed will face trial in a federal courtroom in New York City. We’ll look at the case — and the choice to bring the trial to New York.
Wednesday, September 2, 2009 | 10:00 AM
CIA vs. Justice Department. We’ll talk with partisans on both sides, and debate the merits of Attorney General Holder’s decision to name a special prosecutor.
Wednesday, July 15, 2009 | 10:00 AM
Judge Sonia Sotomayor gets her day –her week—in the court of public opinion with Senate confirmation hearings. We’ll take the measure of the nominee and the Senate’s inquiry.